MANILA — ‘Lakbayanis’ from north to south trooped to the United States (US) Embassy, Friday, September 15 to slam the US-led war on terror against Muslims, and its intervention in the country’s military and political affairs.
BAGUIO CITY — The Lejo Cawilan Command (LCC) of the New People’s Army (NPA) in Kalinga pays tribute to Marcos Aggalao, the 74-year old political detainee who recently died while in hospital arrest at the same time condemns the Government of the Philippines (GRP) for his death.
BAGUIO CITY — “Duterte’s wars has brought nothing but disturbance, displacement and violence to the youth and indigenous communities because of selfish economic interests,” says Casselle Jannica Ton from the Progressive Igorots for Social Action (PIGSA), a youth organization here.
BAGUIO CITY — The student council of the University of the Philippines Baguio calls for a stop to extrajudicial killings (EJK), prosecution of perpetrators and a comprehensive solution to the illegal drug problem in a statement.
BAGUIO CITY — Members of an anti-mining group raised alarm after one of their leaders got information that the military was planning to arrest him and his companion.
BAGUIO CITY — The widest alliance of indigenous peoples (IPs) organization in the Cordillera reiterates its call to abolish the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) amidst the allocation of P1,000 budget for 2018 by the House of Congress.
BAGUIO CITY — Members of the Kabataan Partylist-Abra Chapter condemned the 24th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army (IBPA) for tagging their group and one of their members as terrorist recruiting youngsters to rebel against the government.
BAGUIO CITY — In a statement sent to the media, National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) Ilocos Spokesperson Rosa Guidon said there is no other way to triumph against the barbarity of Duterte’s all-out war against the revolutionary movement and the people but to raise the level the people’s war and advance the national democratic revolution.
The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines demands that Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa immediately rescind what is clearly an illegal order to withhold spot reports from media.
Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s sycophants at the House of Representatives are having a field day in their fascist and anti-people schemes in the past days.
BAGUIO CITY — Marcos Aggalao, 74 year-old political detainee, succumbed on his bed at the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Kalinga Provincial Hospital at 8:32 AM today September 13, in a little over a year of detention.
BAGUIO CITY — Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA) mourns and protests the prevailing injustice to the Lacub martyrs, as it marked the third year of the willful killings of seven members of the New Peoples Army (NPA) and the extrajudicial killings of two civilians in a military operation, September 4, in Lacub, Abra that clearly violated international humanitarian law (IHL).